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Police Chief

Suring Police Dept

Agency City
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Fill vacancy
Type of Opening


Position Responsibilities

This is a working Chief 's position. The Chief of Police position is currently the only member of the department. In addition to all administrative functions you will perform patrol duties, traffic enforcement, criminal investigations and ordinance violation enforcement along with other duties that may be assigned. The ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal and customer service skills. Be able to respond when called for emergency situations within 30 minutes preferred. Ten (10) years of full time law enforcement experience with supervisory/leadership preferred. The candidate must be willing to continue the partnership with the public school. This means participating on the school safety committee, providing programs for the students and an active presence in the school. Working with the school is a major part of this position. Experience with implementing or participating in community programs is preferred.


  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • Comp Time


  • Ability to handle several tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to perform essential functions of this position
  • Ability to possess a firearm
  • Ability to use all standard law enforcement equipment
  • Able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Clear and concise speech
  • Driver's license
  • Eligibility for Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board Certification
  • Good driving record
  • Good physical condition
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge and skills in operating computer systems
  • No domestic abuse convictions
  • No felony convictions
  • Previous experience
  • React quickly and effectively to stressful situations
  • Supervisory/Management Experience
  • U.S. citizen
  • Vision correctable to 20/20

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma
60 college credits / Associate's degree
Additional Education Information
Law enforcement degree preferred


  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Physical Fitness/Agility Screening
  • Psychological Examination
  • Vision Examination
Other Notes
  • Applications need to be mailed or delivered in person. No email or faxed applications will be accepted.
  • No need to answer #6 on the DJ-LE-330 application
Affirmative Action (AA)
Affirmative Action (AA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
Phillip Christenson
Application Contact Title
Chief of Police
Application Contact Agency
Village of Suring Police Department
Application Contact Address

604 East Main Street
P.O. Box 31
Suring, WI 54174
United States

Application Contact Phone
(920) 842-2125
Application Contact Email

Apply By:

Application Deadline


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